Cyprus Investment Programme

  • Cyprus is one of a growing number of European countries to offer a citizenship by investment programme. The Cyprus Investment Programme allows high net-worth individuals and their families to invest in the country’s economy and real estate sector in return for EU citizenship. Successful applicants gain the right to live, work, and study in all EU member countries.

    Not only is the island’s Mediterranean climate, rich culture and political stability enticing for those interested in obtaining Cypriot citizenship, but the investment programme offers one of the quickest routes in Europe to EU citizenship.

Benefits of Cyprus Citizenship

  • Gaining citizenship by investment to Cyprus entitles passport holders to a huge range of benefits, including:

  • Visa-free travel to around 170 countries and territories
  • Ability to pass on citizenship to future generations
  • Citizenship for life, with the right to live and work in all 28 EU countries
  • Right to hold dual citizenship

Donations and Investments

  • Applicants under the Cyprus Investment Programme must make two mandatory donations, along with the following requirements:

    • One of four possible five-year investments
    • Purchase of a permanent residence in Cyprus

    Further information on the financial requirements of each of the above investments have been included below:

Mandatory donations

  • Applicants must donate:

    • € 75,000 to the Research and Innovation Foundation
    • €75,000 to the Cyprus Land Development Corporation

Minimum Investments

  • Applicants must invest €500,000 in a private residence, to be held for life, as well as a further $2 million in one of the following investment options:

    • Real estate
    • Infrastructure projects
    • Cypriot companies
    • Alternative investment funds

    For more information on these investment options, please contact us using the enquiry form below.

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